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Margaret Certo, DDS

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric and Community Dentistry

Office Address

114 Squire Hall

Buffalo, NY 14214



Faculty Profile

Dr. Certo received a DDS in 1989 and a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry in 1991 from the School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo. 

Dr. Certo joined the Pediatric and Community Dentistry faculty in 1992, after completing a fellowship in Pediatric Dentistry.

As an Assistant Professor, in the department of Pediatric and Community Dentistry, Dr. Certo teaches pre- and post- doctoral courses, primarily at the Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo. She actively participates in the department's community outreach programs and projects.

Research Profile

Research Interests:

  • Public Health
  • Behavior Management
  • Epidemiology
  • Preventative Dentistry

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Representative publications

Journal Articles:

  • Margaret Certo, Joseph Bernat. (July 1995) Parents in the Operatory Journal of the Alabama Dental Association. 79. 16-19. 
  • Certo MA, Bernat JE. (February 1995) Parents in the operatory. N Y State Dent J. 61(2). 34-38. 
  • Margaret Certo, Joseph Bernat, Paul Creighton. (January 1992) Parental Views About Accompanying Their Child Into the Operatory Journal of Dental Research. 71. 

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